What does scandalize mean?

Definitions for scandalizeˈskæn dlˌaɪz

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word scandalize.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. shock, offend, scandalize, scandalise, appal, appall, outrage(verb)

    strike with disgust or revulsion

    "The scandalous behavior of this married woman shocked her friends"


  1. scandalize(Verb)

    To shock someone.

  2. scandalize(Verb)

    To be offensive to someone.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Scandalize(verb)

    to offend the feelings or the conscience of (a person) by some action which is considered immoral or criminal; to bring shame, disgrace, or reproach upon

  2. Scandalize(verb)

    to reproach; to libel; to defame; to slander

  3. Origin: [F. scandaliser, L. scandalizare, from Gr. skandali`zein.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of scandalize in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of scandalize in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Logan Pearsall Smith:

    The lusts and greeds of the body scandalize the Soul but it has to come to heel.

Images & Illustrations of scandalize

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